On the shores of Lake Michigan, Northwestern University is a world-renowned Big Ten university that combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment. The Northwestern Wildcats compete in NCAA sports.
A Big Ten school and one of the leading universities in the U.S. Its Evanston campus is on the shores of beautiful Lake Michigan. Founded in 1851, this renowned educational institution is rich in stunning architecture. More than 150 historically significant and interesting sites on campus are featured in various walking tours, each taking approximately 30 minutes to complete. Highlights include the Arch, University Hall and the Arts Circle.